•                           knex          stem


    Each year, teams are given the "STEM Design Challenge" to complete with a

    K'Nex STEM Design Challenge set.

    Teams will complete for the 2019-2020 School Year in two divisions: Grades 4-5 and Grades 6-8

    at Mount Aloysius College, Bertschi Center, 7373 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson, PA 16630

    on Tueday, March 17, 2020.

    Cost:  $75.00/team

    The 1st place teams in each division will be eligible to compete at the state competition.


    2019 STEM Design Challenge

    STEM Design Elem Rubric

    STEM Design MS Rubric



    The Schedule will be as follows:

    9:00–9:30 AM                      Arrival/Registration

    9:30 AM                                Begin Building

    9:30–9:45 AM                      Welcome/Opening

    9:45–11:45 AM                    Competition/Judging

    11:45 AM–12:30 AM             Lunch (provided)

    12:30–1:30 PM                     Final Judging

    1:30–2:00 PM                       Awards Ceremony

    2:00 PM                                Departure


    Shawn Cerully, SHAWN'S EMAIL, 814-940-0223 ext. 1388
    Ellen Koontz, ELLEN'S EMAIL, 814-940-0223 ext. 1346
    Kristen Gabrielson, KRISTEN'S EMAIL, 814-940-0223 ext. 1357




    District WILL NOT BE Invoiced – if this event is cancelled by the IU due to low enrollment.

    District WILL NOT BE Invoiced – if the participant cancels at least 7 days prior to the start of the event.

    District WILL BE Invoiced the FULL Cost– if the participant cancels with LESS than 7 days notice

                                                                        of the start of the event or if the participant simply does not attend.